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Recorded Webinar: How to exploit the opportunities of alternative data

Alternative data is emerging as a key component of buy-side firms’ efforts to seek out new investment opportunities, for many filling the gap left by the unbundling of sell-side research from execution. By tapping into unique, non-traditional data sets, hedge funds and quantitative fund managers hope to exploit unfound opportunities before they hit the mainstream….

Recorded Webinar: Best practices for best execution in multi-venue environments

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. Best execution has long sat at the foundation of trading operations across all market and practitioner types. But the introduction of more onerous best execution requirements under MiFID II has raised the bar, both in terms of dealing with fragmented markets from…

Recorded Webinar: Innovation in architecture: how to develop optimal, high performance trading

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. Cloud, predictive analytics, sophisticated algorithms, artificial intelligence and other high performance technologies are gaining traction, innovating trading architecture and delivering market advantage to early adopters. Their potential is phenomenal, but they do come with challenges around integration with existing systems and trading…

Recorded Webinar: How are you managing the need to demonstrate trade reconstruction?

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. Best execution under MiFID II and other current regulations presents practitioners with a daunting challenge: How does my firm provide evidence that it acted in the best interests of the client? The response necessarily requires storage of vast quantities of data from…

Recorded Webinar: Best practice timestamping and clock synchronisation

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. Timestamping and clock synchronisation have been embedded in the EU by Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) and are also a requirement of the US SEC Consolidated Audit Trail (CAT). The webinar will discuss how well firms have realised the…

Recorded Webinar: Best Practice for trade surveillance

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II), Market Abuse Regulation (MAR), Dodd-Frank and other regulations underline the need for effective and timely trade surveillance to counter market abuse. The webinar will discuss regulatory requirements for trade surveillance, best practice implementation, technology…

Recorded Webinar: MiFID II trading technology requirements – what’s worked and what hasn’t?

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. The incredible breadth of coverage of Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) always meant there were going to be workarounds. Now that the implementation deadline of January 3, 2018 has passed, how did the marketplace fare in its attempts to…

Recorded Webinar: The potential and problems of artificial intelligence

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is emerging as a key technology for financial services firms, with applications ranging from algorithmic stock trading and credit card fraud detection to sanctions monitoring and trade settlement. The benefits of AI technologies can include automation, reduced manual intervention,…

Recorded Webinar: New data, old data, no data: How do you solve the data problems of MiFID II and FRTB?

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) is kick starting the generation of a broad range of new content sets that will power not only MiFID II, but also FRTB. The webinar will discuss emerging data sources and datasets, their potential…

Recorded Webinar: A harmonised approach to data management for regulatory reporting and record keeping

Don’t miss this opportunity to view the recording of this recently held webinar. Financial institutions acknowledge the need to harmonise their approach to data management for regulatory reporting and record keeping, and recognise the resulting benefits of increased efficiency, reduced costs and readiness for future regulation – but while the concept may be clear, the…